Appellate Moot Court Board Membership

Thank you for your interest in joining the 2017-2018 Appellate Moot Court Board (AMCB). The 2016-2017 and 2017-2018 AMCB Executive Boards, with approval from the Faculty Advisory Committee (the Committee), will select new members. The Executive Boards will consider the following factors in selecting members for the 2017-2018 AMCB.

  1. the student's application
  2. the student's resume
  3. the student's Legal Research and Writing class performance
  4. the student's six-minute oral argument of his or her LRW appellate brief, to be held date TBD.

Notes for Applicants

By signing the application you are waiving your rights to maintain the confidentiality of your grades and your performance in the Legal Research and Writing program, but note that all information supplied in relation to this application will be kept confidential by the AMCB Executive Boards and the Committee. It is critical that you also take a serious and realistic look at all other commitments you might have during the academic year in order to determine whether you will have sufficient time to devote to the significant academic demands of an appellate moot court competition.

By submitting this application you are agreeing to cooperate with the AMCB Executive Boards throughout the selection process. This includes submitting an accurate and truthful application packet, as well as participating in a mock oral argument on date TBD. Questions regarding the AMCB or the application process should be directed to appellateadmin@duq.edu

This application must be completed online and submitted in its entirety NO LATER THAN date TBD. Please complete your application and attached your resume. Receipt of your application will be confirmed, and sign-up information for students' six-minute oral arguments will be shared. Please note that students are not permitted to seek faculty assistance in preparing for the AMCB oral argument. 

Meet the Appellate Advocacy Program Coordinator, Professor Erin Karsman

 

Competition Teams & Results

2016-2017           2015-2016           2014-2015

 

Contact Us

Email appellatedamin@duq.edu for more information.

 

Submit Application